Josmil Pinto has been placed on the disabled list at Triple-A Rochester because of a stiff hip.
Twins optioned C Josmil Pinto to Triple-A Rochester.
LaVelle E. Neal of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune thinks the Twins are considering optioning Josmil Pinto to Triple-A Rochester.
Josmil Pinto went 0-for-4 with three strikeouts as the Twins' designated hitter on Wednesday.
Josmil Pinto went 0-for-4 on Thursday, dropping his average to .233.
Josmil Pinto blasted his fifth home run of the young season on Saturday, helping to lead the Twins to a 5-3 victory over the Tigers.
Josmil Pinto went 1-for-3 with a home run and two runs scored against the Royals on Sunday.
Josmil Pinto was 2-for-3 with a walk in Friday's loss to the Royals.
Josmil Pinto hit a two-run home run in Sunday's win over the Royals.
Josmil Pinto belted his second home run of the 2014 season, helping to lead the Twins offense in Friday’s rout of the Royals.
Josmil Pinto hit the Twins' first homer of the season in the eighth inning of Wednesday's game.
Josmil Pinto hit a three-run homer in the seventh as the Twins beat the Red Sox 7-4 in a rain-shortened game Saturday.
Josmil Pinto (back) was cleared to play in an intrasquad game Thursday.
Josmil Pinto (back) swung the bat and caught a few bullpen sessions on Monday in Twins camp.